Books on Film: "Devil in a Blue Dress"

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Books on Film: "Devil in a Blue Dress"

Monday, July 8, 2013, 6 p.m.

Devil in a Blue Dress DVD coverBased on a mystery by Walter Mosley:

A neo-noir film set in 1948 Los Angeles.  Unemployed World War II veteran, Ezekiel "Easy" Rawlins, becomes a private investigator to pay the mortgage, only to find that his troubles begin with his first $100 job.

Starring Denzel Washington, Jennifer Beals, Tom Sizemore and Don Cheadle.

Directed by Carl Franklin.

1995, 102 mins. Rated PG-13.

Showing in Room A-5, on the Lower Level.